New Letters
On The Air

Larry Littlebird

Fiction

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19900420

Listen: Littlebird

A Plains Native American, Larry Littlebird starred in the film adaptation of N. Scott Momaday's House Made of Dawn. In this program, he talks about the importance of stories in Native American life, and relates the tale of a hunting ritual.

| Subject Matter: Native American Culture | Interview Year: 1990 | Genre: Fiction |

See All audio

    Sandra Cisneros

    Latina author Sandra Cisneros, a recipient of the 2015 National Medal of Arts Award from President Obama in 2016 (...

    Martín Espada

    In the second part of this public presentation by Martín Espada at the Kansas City Public Library, the former tenant lawyer talks about how he was able to transfer his advocacy from the justice system to poetry, giving voice to those who ar...

Kansas City Literary Events

Denise Low

Sunday, September 23, 2018
Emporia, Kan.

News

New Letters Summer 2018 Poetry Series

Follow our new series of poems about children, each day or two through July. Begin reading here. 

Shop

Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.